New Test Identifies Active Tuberculosis Rapidly and Accurately
from Medscape Medical News
A new method that can identify immune cells specific to the tuberculosis bacilli in the airways of patients during bronchoalveolar lavage can rapidly detect active TB in patients, even when their sputum tests are negative, according to the results of a prospective, multicenter study published the
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.
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